Hong Kong’s gyms, shuttered for nearly two months, have been offered just half of what they received in the first round of relief. Photo: Nora Tam
Hong Kong’s gyms, shuttered for nearly two months, have been offered just half of what they received in the first round of relief. Photo: Nora Tam

Coronavirus: Hong Kong’s embattled businesses frustrated as subsidies in third round of relief fail to meet expectations

  • Fitness centres, closed for nearly two months amid social-distancing restrictions, eligible for just HK$50,000, half of what offered in last round
  • Restaurants see even steeper drop in available aid, while complaining landlords are offering ‘no concessions’

Hong Kong’s gyms, shuttered for nearly two months, have been offered just half of what they received in the first round of relief. Photo: Nora Tam
Hong Kong’s gyms, shuttered for nearly two months, have been offered just half of what they received in the first round of relief. Photo: Nora Tam
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